The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 169 151 159
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing PLM 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.16% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.20% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -25.92%
PLM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2971 2479 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.07% 81.60% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1610 1630
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PLM across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PLM
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PLM across the Scotland region.

PLM Salary Trend in Scotland

PLM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PLM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 4 £55,000 -
PLM
UK

PLM
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing PLM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PLM.

1 4 (66.67%) Logistics
1 4 (66.67%) Supply Chain Management
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (66.67%) SAP SCM
1 4 (66.67%) SAP SD
1 4 (66.67%) SAP MM
1 4 (66.67%) SAP PP
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) ABAP
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
1 4 (66.67%) SAP PLM
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Degree

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing PLM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PLM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (66.67%) SAP SCM
1 4 (66.67%) SAP SD
1 4 (66.67%) SAP MM
1 4 (66.67%) SAP PP
1 4 (66.67%) SAP PLM
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) SAP MM Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Logistics
1 4 (66.67%) Supply Chain Management
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP